Wednesday-Thursday. September 29-30, 2010
Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel
739 Canal Street at Bourbon, New Orleans

Tuesday, January 18th

Grand A Room      
17:30-18:30 Forgetting the Unforgettable: Social Memory and
Resilience in New Orleans

Craig Cohen, Louisiana State University Keynote presentation

Wednesday, January 19th

08:00-11:30 Guided Tour of New Orleans
Pant Jenkins, University of New Orleans
Doug Meffert, Tulane University
11:30-12:30 Drive to Waveland. Mississippi
12:30-15:00 Visit stops in Waveland. Gulfport. and Biloxi. Mississippi
15:00-17:00 Discussion with Local Staff

Discussion about resilience topics with
Alice Graham, Executive Director, Mississippi Coast Interfaith Disaster Task Force
John Hosey, Disaster Behavioral Health Project Manager, Mississippi Coast Interfaith Disaster Task Force

Discussion on Disaster Task Force
John Kelly, Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Gulfport
Rupert Lacy, Director, Harrison County Emergency Management Agency
Tom Lansford, Academic Dean and Professor, Political Science, University of Southern Mississippi

Discussion on Mississippi, Gulf Coast

Reilfy Morse, Senior Attorney, Mississippi Center for Justice

Kimberly Nastasi, CEO, Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce

Trade Sempier, Coastal Storms Outreach Coordinator,
Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium

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